Provo

There are many scholarships for Provo students. If you are searching for scholarships for a particular high school located in Provo, please select the appropriate school from the list below. The scholarship database contains scholarships for Provo students in the following categories:

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Be Bold Scholarship

Deadline: Nov 01, 2022
$25,180
The "Be Bold" Scholarship is a no-essay scholarship that will be awarded to the applicant with the boldest profile. It takes less than 2 minutes to apply.To us, boldest does not mean "best", or "most accomplished". Being bold means being:A) EarnestB) DeterminedC) MovingThe scholarship will be awarded to the student whose profile is most bold, according to these characteristics.Furthermore, the...

Big Future Scholarship

Deadline: Oct 31, 2022
$40,000
The Scholarship Program is open to seniors in high school who meet the eligibility requirements. If you are an eligible student, by completing a college planning step using your College Board account, you will automatically earn a chance to win a $500 scholarship and an additional chance to win a $40,000 scholarship.There are no essay, minimum GPA, test score, or...

"No Essay" Nitro Scholarship

Deadline: Oct 31, 2022
$2,000
To be eligible for the "No Essay" Nitro Scholarship you must be:A) A student who is currently enrolled as a high school senior or in an accredited college or university located within the United States;B) A parent who currently has a child enrolled in an accredited college or university located within the United States;C) A parent who currently has a...

"No Essay" Smart Owl Scholarship

Deadline: Oct 29, 2022
$2,222
To be eligible for the No Essay Smart Owl Scholarship:A) You must be a resident of any of the 50 United States, District of Columbia or US TerritoriesB) You must be 16 years of age or olderC) You must either be enrolled in a college/university or registered in a qualified high schoolD) You must be located within the United StatesNote...

CollegeXpress Scholarship

Deadline: Oct 31, 2022
$10,000
Since 1995, our mission has been to help connect students with the right schools for them. Carnegie Dartlet, the organization that houses CollegeXpress, is an educational publisher and higher education marketing agency. Every year, thousands of students across the United States and around the world discover their colleges using our websites, magazines, and services.To be eligible for the CollegeXpress Scholarship...

Points Scholarship

Deadline: Oct 31, 2022
$2,500
*Note that this scholarship has been updated as of September 16, 2022.  The scholarship will now be $2500 and given out 12 times a year.The Points College Scholarship program was created to help students win scholarships without the hassle of filling out paper applications and writing dozens of essays.To be eligible for the Scholarship you must be:A) At least 13...

For School Specific Scholarships, select one of the schools below:
Centennial Middle
Center For High School Studies
Dixon Middle
Heritage YIC
Independence High
Provo High
Slate Canyon Detention Home - YIC
Timpview High
Timpview High School
Vantage Point YIC
Walden School Of Liberal Arts

Provo City, Utah is located practically 70 km south of the states biggest city, the city of Salt Lake. The city of Provo is situated along the Wasatch Front, that is a long chain of towns and cities situated towards the west of the Wasatch mountains. Provo serves as the county seat of Utah County and the principal city in the Provo-Orem metropolitan area population of 526,810. It is the third largest metro area within Utah State after Salt Lake City and Ogden-Clearfield.

Provo was named after Etienne Provost, a French-Canadian who explored the area in the year 1825. The Mormons created a community here in the latter part of the 1840s and the city of Provo was incorporated during the year 1849. Because of its abundance of fruit orchards and gardens, the city of Provo was called the "Garden City". Brigham Young Academy was founded within Provo in the year 1875. Later on, the academy became Brigham Young University (BYU), the biggest church-affiliated university in the US. The university has been really vital to the city of Provo. They have been growing hand-in-hand, supporting nationally significant sports and academic programs and a local high-technology industry.

The city of Provo hosts various local celebrations, the largest of which is America's Freedom Festival. It is one of the largest celebrations of American Independence in the country, with more than 30 events taking place during 21 days prior to and including the 4th of July. The Stadium of Fire Spectacular is the peak event, held at BYU's Cougar Stadium. One more main event is the annual WinterFest, a series of events starting with the December Christmas Parade in downtown Provo and ending with a Firework Finale on New Year Eve's.

The economy of the Provo region is diversified. The area has various software technology firms. Software firms situated in the Provo area including Novell, Inc., Corel and the famous Symantec. Some of the high tech companies located in the area are Covergys, Ameritech Library Services, Micron Technology, PowerQuest Corp., Nimbus Manufacturing, Folio Corporation and Viewsoft. The area also has numerous biotech businesses.

The main businesses operating within the city of Provo comprises: Nature's Sunshine, Banta Press, Powder River Manufacturing and Sears Telecatalog. Employment is provided by the following sectors: education, healthcare, transportation and utilities, trade, government, manufacturing, management, professional and scientific and hospitality and leisure.